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Kaliviani Cafe Taverna


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Seafood, Greek, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Table Service
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All reviews sea bream gyros dakos calamari her husband generous helpings catch of the day great hosts family business balos beach the grill excellent food mike rosemary rakomelo waitress ouzo
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You have to go here. Food is superb ! Large portions fresh some of the best food we have had in Crete ! we have been visiting here for years If you have kids have the milkshakes ! X

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Car0666
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So this is actually the same place as the street food taverna. Mike and Irene rum the most amazing cafe. The food is simply magical. Today I had the beef stifardo, we also had the calamari and Dakos. Simply amazing. Everything is fresh and beautifully...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank IanH887
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to Irina and her husband, the famous Xavier Batdem, we enjoyed a delicious Cretan meal, in a fantastic and friendly atmosphere. When people make the difference. Absolutely suggested. Laura e Pier Domenico

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Laura F
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

This place not only has some very fresh & delicious local food but also very friendly & nice customer service. You feel right at home. The owners (husband & wife) run the place. The ambiance is relaxing & cozy. We went here for dinner with...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 553samiaa
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

Amazing food! We had a delicious starter and then grilled octopus and catch of the day which was sea bream... Both were incredible!! Such a friendly, family run restaurant with the nicest atmosphere, would 100% recommend

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ANNA W
Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

Thank you, for making our visits to your restaurant so enjoyable, your humour your food & the raki as the finale. I/we will not tell everybody what you hate making, you know, we know! Nantia from Villa Patriko recommended you and now we understand. Have...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank sugarloaf52
Reviewed May 20, 2019

A real find on the left of the narrow street before u get to the church. A really warm welcome and outstanding local food prepared by the husband of the waitress. The very best garlic bread we have ever had followed by succulent lamb with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mike P
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Small narrow road, you'll find this taverna. It's a family business, which is always a good thing in Greece. Very friendly waitress and the kitchen is good. We liked the Gyros very much. Possible to pay by card.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ArijLor
Reviewed May 12, 2019

I have been holidaying in Greece for 13years. This is probably one of the best places to eat. The food is wonderful, the welcome is warm. Really good value. Nothing is to much trouble! Bravo to this wonderful family run business.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Angela M
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We visited on the day the grape harvest was being celebrated on the 30th September, with much merriment, traditional music and grape treading by all and sundry. Great fun, great food, great service, and a really vibrant environment. The building is historic, with open plan...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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